As the demand for information security courses is increasing, CEH is gaining popularity worldwide. Thousands of professionals across the globe are preparing for the EC-Council CEH certification exam. The CEH certification tests candidates on techniques that are used by IT professionals and organizations and provides hands-on knowledge to prevent and respond to cybercriminal attacks. This the most comprehensive ethical hacking program in the world that helps information security professionals learn about the fundamentals of ethical hacking. The certification provides the skills required to inspect network infrastructures with the consent of its owner to find security vulnerabilities. This also helps you assess the security aspects of an organization by identifying vulnerabilities.
Here are the domains covered in the CEH certification exam:
Network and Communication TechnologiesInformation Security Threats and Attack VectorInformation Security Technologies
Information Security Assessment and AnalysisInformation Security Assessment Process
Information Security ControlsInformation Security Attack DetectionInformation Security Attack Prevention
Information Security ToolsInformation Security SystemsInformation Security Programs
Information Security ProceduresInformation Security Assessment Methodologies
Ethics of Information Security
The CEH certification program offers many benefits, including:
Learning to think like a hacker
Advanced Information security career pathway
Boost your salary after earning CEH certification
Enhance your knowledge of vulnerabilities and risks
Useful for Penetration testers and other professionals
Let us discuss them in detail.
1. Learning to think like a hacker
The CEH certification will help you understand the thought process of a cyber-criminal. It also equips you with the skills and aptitude that will help you react to threats and events as fast as possible. It is important to understand how these criminals conduct their attacks and prepare strategies to fight back.
2. Advanced Information security career pathway
If you have strong fundamentals in security then it is time to go for the CEH certification. The CEH certification can expand your IT career by increasing your IT security knowledge and teaching you about the tools and techniques used by hackers.
3. Boost your salary after earning CEH certification
The CEH certification is an industry-recognized credential that can open up new opportunities. The average salary for CEH certified professionals is USD 70,780 and is expected to increase in the future.
4. Enhance your knowledge of vulnerabilities and risks
Cybercriminals are also updating themselves with evolving technology. They mostly attack and exploit IT infrastructure by intruding through vulnerabilities. Constant knowledge update is mandatory to deal with it. With the CEH certification, you will understand how hackers access your network.
5. Useful for Penetration Testers and other professionals
The CEH certification is not only beneficial for penetration testers, but it is also useful for IT security and network professionals. If you are already a networking professional, you already have the basic knowledge required to go for the CEH certification.
If you are thinking about adding the CEH certification to your resume, you should start preparing for the certification exam today. We are here to help you with our comprehensive CEH course based on the latest updates. Get yourself enrolled in the course and pass the exam in your first attempt.
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